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New Tenn. distribution center to bring 700 jobs

New Tenn. distribution center to bring 700 jobs

August 8th, 2014 5:00 pm by Associated Press

Company executives said in a statement on Friday that the 1.6 million square foot distribution center in Cookeville would support continued growth for the Katy, Texas-based sporting goods retailer. It will be the company's third distribution center.

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False bomb threat reported at Cherokee High School

False bomb threat reported at Cherokee High School

August 8th, 2014 4:43 pm by Jeff Bobo

It may have been intended as a prank, but the person who posted a false bomb threat at Cherokee High School Friday afternoon could be facing a felony charge.

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Kingsport teens face several charges after traffic stop for reckless driving

Kingsport teens face several charges after traffic stop for reckless driving

August 8th, 2014 4:06 pm by Jeff Bobo

"While detained in the cruiser Blake (Williams) began beating his face against the glass, yelling and screaming obscenities toward officers," Nash said.

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Mustard Seed Ministries marks 15th anniversary

Mustard Seed Ministries marks 15th anniversary

August 8th, 2014 4:00 pm by Katina Rose

Stan Leonard and Doug Tweed, who retired eight years ago, started Mustard Seed Ministries as a place to provide Christ-centered counseling for everyone in the community, regardless of income.

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Airstrikes undertaken as US re-engages in Iraq

Airstrikes undertaken as US re-engages in Iraq

August 8th, 2014 3:00 pm by JULIE PACE and ROBERT BURNS, Associated Press

Pentagon press secretary Rear Adm. John Kirby said that two F/A-18 jets dropped 500-pound bombs on a piece of artillery and the truck towing it.

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Tennessee QBs struggling in training camp

Tennessee QBs struggling in training camp

August 8th, 2014 2:50 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

The only hint Tennessee coach Butch Jones has offered about the status of the Volunteers' quarterback competition is that he isn't satisfied with the performance of each contender.

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Hawkins man charged with cruelty for allegedly leaving dog in vehicle 12 hours

Hawkins man charged with cruelty for allegedly leaving dog in vehicle 12 hours

August 8th, 2014 1:16 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Hawkins County man was charged with cruelty to animals Thursday morning after allegedly leaving a dog locked in his truck for approximately 12 hours while he drank alcohol all night with friends.

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Trucker passed out at school intersection allegedly found with meth

Trucker passed out at school intersection allegedly found with meth

August 8th, 2014 12:33 pm by Jeff Bobo

Larry Wayne Jones of Kingsport was allegedly found passed out under the influence of meth and painkillers in the cab of a tractor trailer that was blocking a main traffic thoroughfair at Volunteer High School.

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SULLIVAN COUNTY ANIMAL SHELTER - Adopt a Furry Friend! 8.8.14

SULLIVAN COUNTY ANIMAL SHELTER - Adopt a Furry Friend! 8.8.14 - VIDEO

August 8th, 2014 11:00 am by Matthew Carroll

Need a break from your day? Meet some puppies and kitties who need a good home at the Sullivan County Animal Shelter. Today we meet: Alana, Winkie, Jake, Robbie, Trinity, and Sophia.

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Fighting resumes in Gaza as Israel, Hamas let cease-fire expire

Fighting resumes in Gaza as Israel, Hamas let cease-fire expire

August 8th, 2014 9:48 am by Joel Greenberg, McClatchy Washington Bureau (MCT)

Palestinian militants fired rockets at Israel and Israeli forces responded with air and artillery strikes Friday as a 72-hour cease-fire in fighting in the Gaza Strip expired without agreement on extending the lull.

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